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See the World at a Slower Pace

The world moves so quickly nowadays… Sometimes, regular travel doesn’t quite satisfy that desire to “live life like a local”. Do you ever feel like you want to spend slower, quality time soaking up a location? Our Long Stay Programs give you that chance!

Spend quality time in beautiful Croatia, with Split & Dubrovnik as your long-stay bases while you explore the very best this stunning Mediterranean country has to offer. Discover its ancient cities and ragged coastlines, and discover the fascinating history and culture of this off-the-beaten-track travel destination.

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15 days/14 nights | Split to Dubrovnik

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Itinerary

Day
1-4
Welcome to the beautiful city of Split! This city is considered the soul of Dalmatia, and is a World Heritage Site, with an abundance of historic places. You’ll have whole week here to get to know this ancient city, to wander its winding alleyways and discover favourite hidden cafes or bars. Discover the city’s history on guided tours, from the ancient Diocletian palace to Roman ruins and mysterious cellars. Take a day trip to the beautiful island of Brač, and relax on its sandy beaches, dipping your toes in the clear blue waters…
Day
5-8
Enjoy some free time to truly explore this city, and to feel like a local! You might have found a favourite café to people watch by now… Take a day to explore ancient Zadar, and see the famous Sea Organ”, an instrument played by the movement of the Adriatic Sea. See authentic Croatian life from centuries gone by at a Dalmatian ethno-village. On our way to our next home-from-home, we’ll stop to visit Mostar – the majestic city of bridges in Bosnia & Herzegovina. See the incredible bridge that linked the two sides of the city. Experience a traditional Bosnian coffee tasting at the famous Alma Café, and learn about the coffee culture of Bosnia as you sip coffee and taste Bosnian Delight.
Day
9-11
Welcome to Dubrovnik! Known as the pearl of the Adriatic Sea, this picturesque, white-stone city is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and its beautiful Old Town never fails to take your breath away. Its world-famous cultural heritage and beauty made it one of the most attractive and famous cities of the Mediterranean. And you get to make your home here for the next week!
Day
12-15
Explore the exotic island of Korčula, and discover delicious Croatian wines at a tasting session. Learn how the incredible Dubrovnik filigree jewelry is made in a demonstration. . Round off your trip with a trip to an authentic village in the Dubrovnik area, where you can dance to local music and experience true Croatian hospitality. This Long Stay experience is one you’ll never forget. You’ll feel like you’ve truly got to know Croatia and its culture, its people, its secrets and its energy. Our Long Stay itinerary is 15 days long, but we recommend you stay an extra week or two. With quality internet everywhere, it’s easy to work remotely, or just relax and soak it up more of our beautiful destination. Consider extending your trip with our Dubrovnik Add-on! Contact Us for more details.
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Highlights

With a combination of guided tours and coordinated activities each day, along with enough free time to soak up the local area:
• Sit by the glittering Adriatic Sea and enjoy watching the world go by
• Wander through the ancient cities of Split & Dubrovnik, and soak up their atmospheres
• Wander the many museums and art galleries and discover the history and culture of Croatia
• Sit in a café on a quaint cobbled street and read a book or write in your journal
• Take walks through these beautiful cities and in the surrounding area along the coast

Plus, we’ve included daily meals together, so you can rejoin your group and talk about all the things you discovered that day!
You will have a Group Leader at your disposal at all times. Even when you have free time, they can suggest activities, to help you arrange transport or hikes, and even teach you some of the local language!


Our Long Stay itinerary is 15 days long, but we recommend you stay as long as you like. With quality internet in our hand selected hotels, it’s easy to work remotely, or just relax and soak it up more of our beautiful destination. Or consider extending your trip with an extra week in beautiful Dubrovnik! Contact us for more details.

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